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4 bedroom farm house for sale

Creeting St Mary, Ipswich

Sold STC £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Delightful Grade II Listed Farmhouse
  • 4 Bedrooms, En Suite to Master
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • 4 Holiday Cottages
  • Timber Framed Barn for Conversion
  • Grounds of 4.5 Acres (sts)
  • Paddocks and Stabling
  • Range of Further Outbuildings
  • Oil Central Heating

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Upper Langdales Farmhouse A delightful Grade II Listed farmhouse dating back to the 16th Century with 18th Century additions. The house has in the past 5 years undergone a sympathetic and extensive renovation program. The property presents rendered elevations under a thatched roofline, and is of timber framed construction. The property has many beautiful period features, including original mullion windows throughout.

Of particular note is the drawing room with large inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam over on a raised hearth. Also of note is the fabulous kitchen, heavily timbered with a range of handmade units and opening through to the breakfast room.

The ground floor also comprises an entrance hall, study, utility room, cloakroom and sitting room. From the entrance hall a staircase leads up to the first floor where access is given via a long landing to the master bedroom with en suite, and access to 3 further bedrooms and a bathroom.

The holiday cottages ( comprise a 2 bedroom single storey detached brick cottage called Stable Cottage, and a terrace of 3 cottages, a 2 bedroom cottage called Granary Cottage and 2 one bedroom cottages called Harness and Chaff Cottages. Each holiday cottage has its own garden, separate enclosed recreational area and a shared laundry room and entertainment barn (28ft x 24ft) of timber framed construction used for table tennis, pool and darts.  

Location Upper Langdales Farmhouse is situated off a country lane at the end of a long private drive. The house occupies a rural setting surrounded by fields. Situated within easy reach of both Needham Market and Stowmarket, Upper Langdales Farmhouse is well provided for with local shopping facilities within the larger centres of Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds, providing a wide range of educational (independent and public sectors), recreational and shopping facilities. The commuter can take advantage of the main transport links within easy reach including the A12 to London, the A140 to Norwich and the A14 to Bury St Edmunds and Cambridge.  

Outside Upper Langdales Farmhouse is approached over a long tree lined drive which is owned by the neighbouring farm, passing by the post and rail paddocks. The drive continues to a gravelled driveway passing by the barn with planning for residential conversion (reference number 3599/15).

Access from here is given to a large sweeping gravelled area providing ample parking for several cars. Here there is also stabling.

The main gardens at Upper Langdales Farmhouse are predominantly laid to lawn and enclosed by established hedging. There is an attractive pond and seating area to the rear of the property, with far reaching field views. There is also a productive vegetable garden and established fruit trees within the grounds.

Overall the gardens at Upper Langdales Farmhouse provide a unique space to enjoy all the seasons of the year. 

Services Mains water and electricity, private drainage. Oil fired central heating. 

Local Authority Mid Suffolk District Council. Council tax band G. 

Method of Sale Upper Langdales Farmhouse is offered for sale as a whole with vacant possession upon completion.  

Directions Leaving the A14 at Junction 50, proceed through Stowupland and continue around the sharp right hand bend. Continue along here for approximately ¼ of a mile and take the right hand turning down Blacksmiths Lane. Follow signs for Creeting, and after approximately 1 ½ miles, the turning for Upper Langdales Farmhouse will be found on your right hand side. 

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29 December 2016

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